Jennifer Lopez

24 Jul 1969

Actor, Producer

Jennifer Lynn Lopez (born July 24, 1969, height 5' 4½" (1,64 m)), also known by her nickname J.Lo, is an American actress, singer, record producer, dancer, television personality, fashion designer and television producer. Lopez began her career as a dancer on the television comedy program In Living Color. Subsequently venturing into acting, she gained recognition in the 1995 action-thriller Money Train.

Her first leading role was in the biographical film Selena (1997), in which she earned an ALMA Award for Outstanding Actress. She earned her second ALMA Award for her performance in Out of Sight (1998). She has since starred in various films, including The Wedding Planner (2001), Maid in Manhattan (2002), Shall We Dance? (2004), Monster-in-Law (2005), and The Back-up Plan (2010).

Lopez came to prominence within the music industry following the release of her debut studio album On the 6 (1999) which spawned the number one hit single "If You Had My Love". Her second studio album J.Lo (2001) was a commercial success, selling eight million copies worldwide. J to tha L-O!: The Remixes (2002) became her second consecutive album to debut at number one on the Billboard 200 while her third and fourth studio albums – This Is Me... Then (2002) and Rebirth (2005) – peaked at number two on the Billboard 200. In 2007, she released two albums including her first full Spanish-language album Como Ama una Mujer, and her fifth English studio album Brave. Returning to music with a new record label, Lopez is scheduled to release her seventh studio album, titled Love?, on April 19, 2011. Its single "On the Floor" is currently impacting charts worldwide. Her contributions to the music industry have garnered her numerous achievements including two Grammy Award nominations; two Latin Grammy Award nominations; three American Music Awards, amongst six nominations; and the estimated sale of over 55 million records worldwide. Billboard ranked her as the 27th Artist of the 2000s decade. Lending her musical knowledge to others, Lopez is currently a member of the judging panel of American reality television competition American Idol.

She led People en Español's list of "100 Most Influential Hispanics" in February 2007. She has parlayed her media fame into a fashion line and various perfumes with her celebrity endorsement. Outside of her work in the entertainment industry, Lopez advocates human rights, vaccinations and is a supporter of Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

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Filmography (33 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Second Act
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2016)
···Ice Age: Collision Course
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Shira (voice))
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, TV Movie
Role: Actor (as Shira (voice))
(movie, 2015)
···Home
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Lucy Tucci (voice))
(movie, 2015)
···The Boy Next Door
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor, Producer
Role: Actor
(movie, 2013)
7.5Parker
Genre: Action, Crime
Role: Actor (as Leslie)
(movie, 2012)
···Ice Age: Continental Drift
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Shira (voice))
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Holly)
(movie, 2010)
···The Back-Up Plan
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Zoe)
(movie, 2006)
···El cantante
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2006)
···Bordertown
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2005)
···An Unfinished Life
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jean Gilkyson)
(movie, 2005)
···Monster-in-Law
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Charlie Cantillini)
(movie, 2004)
···Shall We Dance?
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paulina)
(movie, 2004)
···Jersey Girl
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gertrude Steiney)
(movie, 2004)
···Shall We Dance
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paulina)
(movie, 2003)
···Gigli
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ricki)
(movie, 2003)
···Jennifer Lopez: The Reel Me
Genre: Music
Role: Actor (as Herself)
(movie, 2002)
···Maid in Manhattan
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Marisa Ventura)
(movie, 2002)
···Enough
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Slim Hiller)
(movie, 2001)
···Angel Eyes
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sharon Pogue)
(movie, 2001)
···The Wedding Planner
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mary Fiore)
(movie, 2000)
7.5The Cell
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Catherine Deane)
(movie, 1998)
···Antz
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Azteca (voice))
(movie, 1998)
···Out of Sight
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Karen Sisco)
(movie, 1997)
···U Turn
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Grace McKenna)
(movie, 1997)
···Anaconda
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Terri Flores)
(movie, 1997)
···Selena
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Selena Quintanilla)
(movie, 1996)
···Blood and Wine
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gabriela 'Gabby')
(movie, 1996)
···Jack
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Miss Marquez)
(movie, 1995)
6.8Money Train
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Grace Santiago)
(movie, 1995)
···My Family, Mi Familia
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Young Maria)